The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 21 14 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Banking 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.46% 4.60% 0.62%
As % of the General category 13.16% 10.26% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £57,500 £57,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
Banking
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

General Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
38 39 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 33.93% 44.83% 69.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 100
Average salary £48,750 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Banking
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Welwyn Garden City region.

Banking Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) Retail Banking
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
4 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) Replication

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
1 5 (71.43%) Retail Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior DBA
3 2 (28.57%) DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft